Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
A bacterial infection resistant to a number of widely used antibiotics.
The extent of disease in a population.
The incidence of death in a population.
Multi Agency Protection Panel Approach
MAPPA involve close partnership work between Probation, the police, prisons, social services, the health authority, accommodation providers and any other appropriate agencies. They assess and managed the risk of certain offenders who are living in the community.
A member of a family of bacteria (Mycobacteriaceae) which includes germs known to cause serious diseases in mammals, principally tuberculosis and leprosy.